Triple shooting in Wesley Heights leaves 2 teens dead

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A triple shooting in Charlotte's Wesley Heights neighborhood Wednesday night has left two teenagers dead, according to police. 

The victims have been identified as Ibn Marshall, 17, and Anu’bius Smith, 18. Their families have been notified of their deaths, police said. Online arrest records indicate the two victims in this deadly shooting were also involved in a string of reported paintball attacks in May 2018.

The shooting happened in the 600 block of Grandin Road near West Morehead Street around 9 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27.

FOX 46's Caroline Fountain will have more information on the victims' background at 5 p.m. 

Police said two teenagers were found in a car on Grandin Road. One of them was deceased and another had critical injuries. The third victim was found in the parking lot at 1432 W. Morehead Street. 

All three were taken to the hospital following the shooting, police said.  

A CMPD officer said two guns and some marijuana were recovered at the scene, and crime scene investigators were collecting more evidence. No other information has been released at this time.